To quickly chop a lot of basil, stack several leaves and roll them into a tight tube. Slice the leaves widthwise into narrow pieces to create long thin strips. If you’d like smaller pieces, chop the strips again.
“Usually I turn the page when I see a long list of ingredients, but this one didn’t seem so bad,” writes Lee Anne McBride of Austin, Texas. “After fixing it, I think it’s one of the best and easiest one-dish meals I’ve made.”